The CRISPR patent battle will now be elevated to the US Court of Appeals as two major research institutions fight for control over the gene editing technique.
The gene editing technology should not be used to make designer babies, but only to avoid serious diseases.
A team of researchers harnessed the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technology to correct mutations in the protein that causes a very rare immunodeficiency disorder.
A team of scientists said they developed a new and improved version of the CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing system, EXACT, which acts like a band-aid for genes.
A team of scientists found a way to turn off modifications done by the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing system.
Experiments by the U.K. fertility regulator will be conducted after fertilization of human embryos.
Scientists have successfully stopped the progression of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in young mice using a CRISPR gene-editing technique.
This year’s most crucial scientific breakthrough, a Chinese experiment that successfully altered genes in human embryos, set off some alarms on ethical grounds, according to Journal Science.
Researchers have bred new super pigs that are immune to PRRS, a virus that costs the farming industry $660 million annually.
U.S. scientists urge that using gene editing techniques to manufacture "designer babies" should be done away with.
A gene editing technique, employed for the first time outside the laboratory, helped a baby recover from leukemia.